The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 63 30
Rank change year-on-year -16 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 37 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.38% 3.75% 8.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 10.85% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 72
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +22.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £43,850
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 237 341 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.59% 34.58% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 204 269 311
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -4 10 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Cheltenham 0 7 £47,500 +13.09%
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (80.95%) VMware
4 30 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
6 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (42.86%) Linux
8 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
9 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
10 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (26.19%) DV Cleared
11 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
12 8 (19.05%) Citrix
12 8 (19.05%) ITIL
12 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (16.67%) SIEM
14 6 (14.29%) Office 365
14 6 (14.29%) iPad
14 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (14.29%) Advertising
14 6 (14.29%) SAN
14 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 6 (14.29%) MySQL
15 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
15 5 (11.90%) IIS
15 5 (11.90%) XML
15 5 (11.90%) Apache
15 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
15 5 (11.90%) Symantec
15 5 (11.90%) vSphere

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) Apache
1 5 (11.90%) IIS
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) DHCP
2 4 (9.52%) NNTP
2 4 (9.52%) Skype
2 4 (9.52%) SMTP
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) X.400
2 4 (9.52%) X.500
3 2 (4.76%) VSAN
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) ArcSight Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support
6 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Linux Server Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) OpenVZ
1 5 (11.90%) XML
2 3 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) iPad
2 4 (9.52%) Cybercrime
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 18 (42.86%) Linux
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) Solaris
7 3 (7.14%) Unix
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
7 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.38%) AIX
9 1 (2.38%) Android
9 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.38%) HPUX
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) SIEM
3 5 (11.90%) DevOps
3 5 (11.90%) High Availability
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.14%) Content Development
5 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics
6 2 (4.76%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Database Security
7 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) DV Cleared
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) XenApp
5 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) Symantec
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Splunk
6 3 (7.14%) Apple
6 3 (7.14%) ArcSight
6 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.14%) Crossbeam
6 3 (7.14%) F5
6 3 (7.14%) Intel
6 3 (7.14%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) Lotus
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.76%) Adobe
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) arcserve
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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